Samuel Richardson

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Samuel Richardson (19 August 1689 – 4 July 1761) was an 18th-century English writer and printer. He is best known for his three epistolary novels: Pamela: Or, Virtue Rewarded (1740), Clarissa: Or the History of a Young Lady (1748) and The History of Sir Charles Grandison (1753). Richardson was an established printer and publisher for most of his li ...
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11 November 2014
I have my choice: who can wish for more? Free will enables us to do everything well while imposition makes a light burden heavy.
11 November 2014
Reverence to a woman in courtship is less to be dispensed with, as, generally, there is but little of it shown afterwards.
11 November 2014
Hope is the cordial that keeps life from stagnating.
11 November 2014
The pleasures of the mighty are obtained by the tears of the poor.
11 November 2014
The life of a good man is a continual warfare with his passions.

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